ERRC-HWL submission to UN CEDAW on Hungary (January 2013)

ERRC-HWL submission to UN CEDAW on Hungary

Context and General Concerns
Article 2 and Article 3 – Policy Measures to be Undertaken to Eliminate Discrimination; Guarantee of Basic Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms 3
Article 5 – Sex Roles and Stereotyping
Article 6 – Trafficking and Prostitution
Article 7 – Political and Public Life
Article 8 – Participation at the international Level
Article 10 – Equality in Education
Article 11 – Employment
Article 12 – Healthcare and Family Planning
Article 13 – Economic and Social Benefits
Article 16 – Marriage and Family Life
General Recommendations No. 12, 19 – Violence Against Women
Violence Against Romani Women
Women Facing Multiple Discrimination
Main Recommendations to the Hungarian Government



  • European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC), Hungarian Women's Lobby (HWL), 24.01.2013, Parallel report by the European Roma Rights Centre and the Hungarian Women ’s Lobby concerning Hungary for Consideration by the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women at its 54th session (11 February - 1 March 20),, Accessed on 27.01.2013